Happy Birthday to these Aquarius' who were born on February 8.

  1. 412 - Proclus, Greek philosopher (d. 487)
  2. 1191 - Yaroslav II of Russia (d. 1246)
  3. 1291 - King Afonso IV of Portugal (d. 1357)
  4. 1487 - Ulrich, Duke of Württemberg (d. 1550)
  5. 1552 - Agrippa d'Aubigné, French poet and soldier (d. 1630)
  6. 1577 - Robert Burton, English cleric and writer (d. 1640)
  7. 1586 - Jacob Praetorius, German composer (d. 1651)
  8. 1649 - Gabriel Daniel, French Jesuit historian (d. 1728)
  9. 1677 - Jacques Cassini, French astronomer (d. 1756)
  10. 1685 - Charles-Jean-François Hénault, French historian (d. 1770)
  11. 1700 - Daniel Bernoulli, Dutch-born mathematician (d. 1782)
  12. 1720 - Emperor Sakuramachi of Japan (d. 1750)
  13. 1804 - Richard Lemon Lander, British explorer (d. 1834)
  14. 1807 - Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins, English sculptor and naturalist (d. 1889)
  15. 1819 - John Ruskin, English author (d. 1900)
  16. 1820 - William Tecumseh Sherman, American Union general (d. 1891)
  17. 1822 - Maxime Du Camp, French photographer and journalist
  18. 1828 - Jules Verne, French author (d. 1905)
  19. 1834 - Dmitri Mendeleev, Russian chemist (d. 1907)
  20. 1847 - Hugh Price Hughes, English social reformer (d. 1902)
  21. 1851 - Kate Chopin, American author (d. 1904)
  22. 1878 - Martin Buber, German philosopher (d. 1965)
  23. 1880 - Franz Marc, German painter (d. 1916)
  24. 1883 - Joseph Alois Schumpeter, Austrian economist (d. 1950)
  25. 1886 - Charles Ruggles, American actor (d. 1970)
  26. 1888 - Dame Edith Evans, British actress (d. 1976)
  27. 1890 - Claro M. Recto, Filipino nationalist (d. 1960)
  28. 1893 - Ba Maw, Burmese politician (d. 1977)
  29. 1894 - Ludwig Marcuse, German author and philosopher (d. 1971)
  30. 1895 - King Vidor, American film director (d. 1982)
  31. 1902 - Demchugdongrub, Mongolian politician (d. 1966)
  32. 1903 - Greta Keller, Austrian-born cabaret singer and actress (d. 1977)
  33. 1906 - Chester Carlson, American physicist and inventor (d. 1968)
  34. 1911 - Elizabeth Bishop, American poet (d. 1979)
  35. 1911 - Big Joe Turner, American singer (d. 1985)
  36. 1918 - Fred Blassie, American professional wrestler (d. 2003)
  37. 1920 - Lana Turner, American actress (d. 1995)
  38. 1925 - Jack Lemmon, American actor and film director (d. 2001)
  39. 1926 - Neal Cassady, American writer (d. 1968)
  40. 1926 - Audrey Meadows, American actress (d. 1996)
  41. 1930 - Alejandro Rey, Argentine actor (d. 1987)
  42. 1931 - James Dean, American actor (d. 1955)
  43. 1932 - John Williams, American composer and conductor
  44. 1933 - Elly Ameling, Dutch soprano
  45. 1933 - Jack Larson, American actor
  46. 1937 - Manfred Krug, German actor
  47. 1940 - Ted Koppel, American journalist
  48. 1941 - Nick Nolte, American actor
  49. 1941 - Tom Rush, American singer and songwriter
  50. 1942 - Robert Klein, American comedian
  51. 1942 - Terry Melcher, American musician and record producer (d. 2004)
  52. 1943 - Pirzada Qasim, Pakistani poet and VC of Karachi University
  53. 1948 - John Ford Coley, American singer
  54. 1948 - Lynda Lyon Block, convicted murderer (d. 2002)
  55. 1949 - Brooke Adams, American actress
  56. 1950 - Dan Seals, American singer
  57. 1950 - Cristina Ferrare, American former supermodel and actress
  58. 1951 - Z'EV, American Text/Sound artist (born Stefan Weisser)
  59. 1953 - Mary Steenburgen, American actress
  60. 1953 - Roger Clavet, Quebecois politician
  61. 1955 - John Grisham, American writer
  62. 1960 - Dino Ciccarelli, Canadian hockey player
  63. 1961 - Vince Neil, American musician
  64. 1966 - Hristo Stoichkov, Bulgarian footballer
  65. 1966 - Kirk Muller, Canadian hockey player
  66. 1968 - Gary Coleman, American actor
  67. 1968 - Claudette Pace, Maltese singer
  68. 1970 - Alonzo Mourning, NBA basketball player
  69. 1971 - Gas, H.I.M drum player
  70. 1971 - Andrus Veerpalu, Estonian cross-country skier
  71. 1971 - Paul Wight, American professional wrestler
  72. 1973 - Keith McDonald, baseball player
  73. 1974 - Seth Green, American actor
  74. 1974 - Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo, French disc jockey (Daft Punk)
  75. 1974 - Ulises de la Cruz, Ecuadorian footballer
  76. 1974 - Jamey Carroll, Baseball player
  77. 1977 - Bridgette Kerkove, American actress
  78. 1977 - Dave Farrell, American musician (Linkin Park)
  79. 1977 - Yucef Merhi, Venezuelan artist
  80. 1979 - Aaron Cook, Baseball player
  81. 1982 - Eric Alexander, American football player
  82. 1983 - Jim Verraros, American singer
  83. 1988 - Keegan Meth, Zimbabwean cricketer
  84. 1995 - Jordan Todosey, Canadian actress